This week, I was pleased to find Smell Like Dirt, a blog devoted to helping us reconnect with nature. Along with the great Pileated Woodpecker footage I found for last Wednesday's post, Smell Like Dirt has over 25 short nature videos on topics like birding, composting, and gardening. If you live near Charlotte, North Carolina, be sure to check the blog frequently to find environmental classes taught by Carol Buie-Jackson, a Smell Like Dirt blogger, Habitat Steward, and Master Composter (I didn't even know there was such a thing!).
Here, Ms. Buie-Jackson shares tips for creating a wildlife habitat in your backyard: